Irish Cancer Society’s Cancer Information Service release Donegal 2010 figures

first_img Google+ Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published By News Highland – February 21, 2011 Previous articleHauliers to take their protest to Leinster House in DublinNext articleTanaiste rejects Sinn Fein criticism on schools News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Pinterest WhatsApp 281 people in Donegal contacted the Irish Cancer Society’s Cancer Information Service in 2010 according to figures released by the society today.88 nights of care were provided in Donegal last year, at a cost of €30,800, while over €24,300 in financial aid was provided to people in the county in 2010.The figures were released to coincide with the launch of Daffodil Day, which takes place on the 25th of next month.Justin Mc Dermott is the Head of Fundraising in the North West – He’s appealing to people to volunteer for the day:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/cancr5301.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Pinterestcenter_img Twitter Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Irish Cancer Society’s Cancer Information Service release Donegal 2010 figures Google+ News NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Facebook Twitter Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny last_img read more

Thousands expected in Donegal for rally weekend

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Donegal International Rally gets underway this morning, with thousands of visitors in the county for what is one of the biggest events of the year.Gardai are promising a significant presence on the roads over the next three days, and are urging people to obey marshalls at all times.There will be road closures in place at various locations over the weekend, with the Lough Swilly Ferry saying it will be dedicated to foot passengers while town stages are being held in Buncrana.Inspector Michael Harrison had this advice for anybody attending the rally .[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/harr1pm.mp3[/podcast] By News Highland – June 18, 2010 Twitter NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleNew legislation considered for jet skisNext articleCarndonagh principal fears rally noise has distracted exam students News Highland Google+center_img Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Twitter Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today News WhatsApp Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Thousands expected in Donegal for rally weekend Pinterestlast_img read more

Roof blown off supermarket in Omagh as strong winds hit Northwest

first_img Roof blown off supermarket in Omagh as strong winds hit Northwest Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH By News Highland – December 14, 2013 Pinterest WhatsApp WhatsApp Google+ Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Facebook Previous articleStrabane SDLP Cllr accuses Sinn Fein of indecisiveness over 800 DARD jobsNext articleOutstanding Achievement Award for Quigley News Highland Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Gale force winds have blown part of the roof off a supermarket in Omagh.The damage was caused to Supervalu on Market Street just after 11am on Saturday.A large piece of the roof came down and was caught on a canopy and cables.Police said there were no reports of any injuries.Cordons were put in place in the area while fire crews removed the debris.The area has now been reopened. Google+ Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Twitter Facebook LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton News Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margeylast_img read more

Construction of Letterkenny Treatment Plant on track

first_img Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published The construction of the Letterkenny Treatment Plant and Sludge Treatment Centre is currently on target for its intended finish date of March 2013.A new waste water treatment plant is being built in Magheranan, new storm water overflow works are being constructed in Ballyraine and new sludge treatment works are being engineered in Bunagee.Letterkenny Town Council was told last night that the project is well on target so far, and Town Councillors are to get to look at the project first hand later this year.Senior Engineer, Paedar McCrory, said the project shouldn’t cause too much disruption over the next few months:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/pad830.mp3[/podcast] Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Pinterest Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp Twitter By News Highland – October 11, 2011 Previous articleLifford to look at new plans after one way road system rejectionNext article‘Tendering deficiencies’ linked to Councillor Brogan’s company News Highland Newsx Adverts Construction of Letterkenny Treatment Plant on track LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton WhatsApp Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Google+last_img read more

Hospital manager praises staff response to emergency

first_img Previous articleThree hospitalised and 49 discharged after bus crashNext articleEducation is key for Fianna Fail re-emergence – Deputy McConalogue News Highland Pinterest By News Highland – June 24, 2012 Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Twitter Pinterest Newsx Adverts Facebook The manager of Letterkenny General Hospital has paid tribute to staff following their response to a bus crash yesterday which saw 51 people brought to the Emergency Department.The bus, which was carrying 49 elderly passengers on a day trip, was in collision with a car at Castleogary near Killybegs at 4.30 last evening.A total of 52 people were brought to the hospital, including the two people who were in the car.The HSE has confirmed 49 patients were assessed, treated and discharged with follow-up Outpatients appointments. A further three patients with more serious injuries were admitted to hospital, and they remain in hospital this evening. All three are said to be comfortable .Hospital Manager Sean Murphy says the response of staff to the emergency was superb, and while the Major Incident Plan was not fully implemented, they were ready to deal with the situation……….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/murffull.mp3[/podcast] Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Hospital manager praises staff response to emergency Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH center_img Twitter Google+ Google+ WhatsApp LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook WhatsApp Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey last_img read more

Council promises improved answering service on emergency water line

first_imgNews HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme By News Highland – December 29, 2009 Google+ Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Facebook WhatsApp Twitter As problems with water supplies continue across Donegal, householders and keyholdersare again being urged to check unoccupied houses and premises for burst pipes, and report any leaks to Donegal County Council immediately.Overnight, Donegal County Council shut down reservoirs across the county on a phased basis to allow supplies build up again. However, indications are it will take at least another day or two before anything resembling normality is restoredThe council’s Director of Water Services Seamus Neely says the biggest problem of all is that there is not one single fault, there are numerous small faults having a cumulative effect.Con Mc Laughlin of the Water Service has confirmed that the council’s emergency lines are being diverted to a call centre in Cork, and many went unanswered yesterday because of the level of calls being received.He says the company has brought in more staff to handle queries from today. Google+center_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Pinterest Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Previous articleDonegal County Council replenishes salt stocksNext articleSalmon fishery regulations confirmed News Highland Twitter Council promises improved answering service on emergency water line PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegallast_img read more

Harkin says the contribution of volunteers must be measured and recognised

first_img Facebook Twitter HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week By News Highland – January 10, 2011 Google+ North West MEP Marian Harkin is calling for a mechanism to be introduced to measure the contribution that volunteers make to the economy.At the weekend, Ms Harkin was in Hungary to speak at a conference launching 2011 as the European Year of Volunteering. She told delegates that the International Labour Organisation has a mechanism to measure the contribution of volunteers as a percentage of GDP, and member states should adopt that mechanism as a matter of urgency.She believes that only when figures are available will government realise the extent of the contribution volunteers make to society and the economy……………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/volunt.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Google+ Pinterest Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Previous articleMajor land acquisition announcement for LYITNext articleScepticism as Gardai claim dog was hit by car, not kicked to death News Highland Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme center_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers WhatsApp Harkin says the contribution of volunteers must be measured and recognised RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook Pinterest Newsx Adverts PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more

Investigation launched after person is injured in Letterkenny incident

first_img Pinterest HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Facebook Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Google+ PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Investigation launched after person is injured in Letterkenny incident A garda investigation has been launched following an overnight incident at a house in the Long Lane area of Letterkenny.Gardai say a person has been injured and is being treated in hospital, and the scene is being preserved pending a forensic examination.Gardai are not commenting on the nature of the incident, or the extent of the person’s injuries, but we understand they are not life threatening.Gardai in Letterkenny are urging anyone with information to come forward. Twitter Twitter Previous articleRetired Detective Sergeant says he was not put under pressure during Mary Boyle investigationNext articleNew Spanish defender could make debut for Derry City tonight admin center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme WhatsApp Google+ By admin – August 15, 2016 Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebooklast_img read more

Last ditch meeting over Drumfries mast

first_img Pinterest Facebook By News Highland – March 5, 2010 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal News WhatsApp Last ditch meeting over Drumfries mast Google+center_img Twitter WhatsApp Previous articleRAAD help not ‘wanted or needed’ in InishowenNext article11 new vehicles announced for the Donegal Fire Service News Highland Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Campaigners opposed to the construction of a telecommunications mast in Drumfries, Inishowen have secured a last ditch meeting with Tetra Ireland, the company responsible for the mast.Hundreds of locals have signed a petition opposed to the mast over health and safety concerns.There has also been calls for the planning process to be more transparent, the planning notice for the development was placed in a national newspaper and is is claimed this is why no objections were lodged.Local Councillor John Ryan helped secure the meeting with Tetra, he hopes some compromise can be reached:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/ryan530.mp3[/podcast]last_img read more

Update – Council delegation argues for more roads funding at NRA meeting

first_img Previous articleFerry sentenced to seven years for a further 15 sex offencesNext articleFunding announced for youth facilities in Gortahork and Ballybofey News Highland Update – Council delegation argues for more roads funding at NRA meeting By News Highland – December 11, 2013 Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twittercenter_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp WhatsApp Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th A Donegal County Council delegation met with senior National Roads Authority figures in Dublin earlier today to discuss funding for the county’s roads network.A number of projects in the county were identified as funding priorities, with the all party delegation arguing that Donegal has been underfunded in recent years and needs more investment as a matter of urgency.Councillor Jack Murray is the Chairperson of the Donegal Roads Committee – He says the delegation spoke with one voice, and it’s nowe a matter of waiting for the announcement of the county’s allocation in January……..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/jacknra.mp3[/podcast] Facebooklast_img read more